Cosmic Truss is a leading brand within the entertainment industry and beyond. We are seeking a Technical Sales Associate to assist with the customer support, sales, and quality control preparation of our full range of trussing and staging products. The successful applicant will be based at the headquarters of GLP US Inc., a fast-growing subsidiary of a major entertainment moving light manufacturer, in San Fernando, CA. Applicants should be self-motivated with a strong desire to grow with the company and assist in building a technical sales structure for the Cosmic Truss brand of products.
This is an exciting position involving travel and collaboration with a wide range of people and personalities. We are seeking someone with a customer focused mindset and who can build long term relationships. Full product training will be given, but a background from the technical side of the entertainment industry would be advantageous.
Summary of essential job functions
Assist Brand Manager with daily running of technical/sales department
Assist Inside Sales Administrator with daily sales of truss orders.
Assist in Tradeshow preparation, set up and organizing demo equipment.
Assist with regular customer training program, both at the GLP US office and remotely
Provide onsite support to clients across North America, when required
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.
Must have a personable demeanor to work with colleagues and for customer interaction
Must have valid driver’s license
Proficiency in Microsoft office with focus on Word and Excel would be an advantage, but is not a requirement
The applicant will need to be physically fit. There will be a need for the successful applicant to be able to do some heavy lifting.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation
Competitive compensation for this 40-hour week position
Subsidized medical benefits compensation available
Simple IRA scheme
Paid vacation and holidays
About COSMIC TRUSS distributed by GLP German Light Products, Inc.
GLP is a manufacturer of leading edge lighting equipment, with its US HQ in Los Angeles. GLP is at the forefront of LED technology, and their award winning Impression series has become a worldwide standard.
Headquartered on the outskirts of Los Angeles, California GLP’s US office looks after the full sales and support operations throughout North and South America.
Covering more than 37,000 square feet, GLP US holds extensive stocks of its entire inventory line in a facility that includes a showroom which is open to visitors to see and experience products first hand. A fully equipped technical department, spare parts stock and highly knowledgeable staff are on hand to support all of our products, both in and out of warranty and to help customers ensure that their fixtures are working at their best.
Along with the GLP range of automated lighting, GLP US also distributes the full range of Cosmic Truss, its own brand of LED non automated fixtures, Scenex Lighting, and the award winning SNAP range of products from Germany.